If you are starting an online business, or have already launched it, you are going to come across the topic of learning how to market your online business. With that being said, I am here to provide you with a list of proven tips and tricks on how I was able to market my online businesses. Now, to be clear, many of these tips and tricks will take time, effort, and bit of passion.  If you want your online business to be successful, you must put in the effort every day. Without further ado, here are 25 different ways you can market your online business today!

  1. Get on Social Media

Social Media has completely revolutionized the ways business functions in the 21st century. If you want to run a successful online business, get on social media. Learn different ways of communicating with your audience and figure out where your audience may be. With multiple platforms, it’s important to focus the majority of your attention on the platform with your target audience is.

  1. Social Profiles

Your social media profile is going to speak volumes about your online business. With that being said, make sure every single social media platform profile is not only consistent with each other but also appealing to your target audience and search engine friendly.

  1. Social Sharing

One of the best ways to market your online business is by making social sharing a thing on your website. There are numerous plugins available, depending on the website and template you are using.

  1. Paid Advertisement

One of single best methods available to market your online business is through paid advertisement. I have discussed this method at length across numerous other posts. With multiple different methods available, I highly encourage entrepreneurs to start with Facebook as that seems to be the most profitable.

  1. Online Collaborations

Working with other people can prove to be extremely beneficial. Today, many different websites and companies have developed resource bases for online businesses. Consider websites such as, NaNoWriMo or Simple Ways to Save Money as an example. Through collaborating with others, you can market your online business.

  1. Mastermind Groups

In the 21st century, one of the best ways to network and spread the word about your online business is through mastermind groups. These are simply groups of likeminded individuals that share the same interests and desires as you.

  1. Conferences

I want to stress that this tip can prove to be extremely beneficial. Through attending specific conferences or meet-up groups in alignment with your niche, you can easily begin to develop strong connections and market your online business.

  1. Go Live!

In 2017, going live is quickly becoming the next best thing on social media. With “Live” becoming a popular feature across all social media, this is quick and easy way to connect with your target audience and have some fun.

  1. Podcasting

For years now, podcasts have been one of the best methods for marketing. Look at the market and see how you can either create your own podcast or find yourself featured on one of the largest podcasts in your niche.

  1. Vlog

Videos are quickly becoming one of the best form of marketing today. In fact, there have been numerous studies proving the effectiveness of video marketing. With that being said, start creating videos and building a print and popularity on YouTube.

  1. Blog

Another clever way of marketing your online business is through developing a blog. Now, it’s important, as we will discuss later, for search engine purposes, to be clever and never focus solely on your online business. Find new and unique ways to incorporate your online business into your blog.

  1. Applications

In 2017, one of the hottest trends is mobile marketing and advertising. The reality is, mobile is a thing! With that being said, I think one of the best tips I was ever given was to create an app. If you are not sure, you can hire someone for relatively cheap to do all the work for you!

  1. Screen casting

Many people like to see things graphically in order to understand what is happening. With that being said, through screen casting and creating how-to’s for your target audience, you are creating more methods to market your online business.

  1. Webinars

Have you ever wondered why thousands of entrepreneurs have webinars? These serve as GREAT tools for marketing. With that being said, you can either create a PowerPoint presentation or do a live webinar – they are both highly effective.

  1. Testimonials

People prefer proof. Today, many people will not buy a produce or subscribe for a service until they have asked all their friends and family members. So, through providing honest and genuine testimonials, it will not only help with marketing, but securing your leads.

  1. Email Lists

Aside from video marketing and social media marketing, email marketing is the single best form of marketing today. I highly suggest that, if you plan on becoming a successful online business, start with developing an email list as soon as possible.

  1. Join Forums

Another popular way of marketing your online business is through joining different forums and communities in your niche. This may include Facebook Groups, Pinterest Community Boards, or individual forum-based websites. I do recommend never spamming your website or business. Take the genuine approach.

  1. Infographics

Whether you are a professional graphic designer or not – to market your online business, I suggest you create an infographic. These are extremely popular as of 2017 and many people are following this trend. Today, there are websites such as www.canva.com that allow for people, like yourself, to create infographics for free.

  1. Interviews

To get your online business into the eyes and ears of the audience, perhaps you can find other websites or businesses that are performing interviews or to interview them. The more connections you make, the better!

  1. Search Engine Optimization

Have you ever heard about the term content is king? This belief still holds true today! If you want your online business to be successful, without having to pay the big bucks, focus on developing your SEO, or search engine optimization, for your entire website.

  1. Email Signature

Another simply and easy method to marketing your online business is through including the website’s name and logo in your email signature. Don’t forget to make the image a hyperlink!

  1. Market on Websites

While I don’t always advise to market your website without building a connection, there are different ways to market your website on smaller websites. Today, many smaller businesses will offer advertising opportunities for online businesses to market their website.

  1. Magazine Writing

Another impressive way to getting your online business into the right hands is through finding high-caliber magazines and applying to be a contributor. All this takes is a little bit of effort and can prove to be extremely rewarding.

  1. Commenting

If you are wanting to market your online business, you need to find ways to get your website name in front of the right people. Through commenting on different blog posts and posts on social media, you can provide your input to other bloggers and online business owners while also cleverly including a link to your website.

  1. Sell Products

My last tip to market your online business is to sell products. Through developing an eBook or eCourse, you can generate a “buzz” with your target audience. With proper marketing, selling a product can help generate a ton of traffic!

Effort, Effort, Effort

You know – anyone who desires to create their best life and live financially free can do so. All you need to do is apply the effort. With that being said, if you are passionate about becoming successful, you must begin taking as many measures to market your online business today. You never know if one of these 25 different ways will completely transform your entire online business.